Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, July 1st, 2017 12:00pm - 4:00pm

    Cool down during some water-based fun with FOCUS singles ministry!

    (This is an adults only event)

    Location: Kayak 41 North (located at the Rocky River Reservation, Lakewood)

    Meet at Grace Church at 11:45 AM
    Carpool to Lakewood, departing at 12:00 PM
    On the water from 1:00 to 4:00 PM
    Return to Grace Church by 5:00 PM

    We will paddle on the Rocky River out to Lake Erie. Weather permitting, we'll head west along the shoreline for about a 1/2-3/4 mile to Rocky River Park. We'll pull up on the beach, have lunch and then head back.

    What to bring: Sunscreen, bottled water or Gatorade and a packed lunch for on the boat.

    What to wear: Shorts & t-shirt over a bathing suit is a good way to go, flip flops or water shoes.

    Cost: $24.30 per person for a tandem kayak for 3 hours, $43.30 for one person for a paddle board for 3 hours

    Payment deadline: Sunday, June 25 at 12 noon. 

    Make checks payable to: Grace Church 
    Submit your payment at the church office in an envelope marked "Attn: Gregg Carrick, Focus Water Adventure Day"

    Download and complete this liability form and turn in with your payment, or bring it to the event.

    Note: Kayak 41 North will also require you to fill out a liability release on the day of the event.



  • 10:00am Friday, July 14th, 2017 - 5:00pm Sunday, July 16th, 2017

    Enjoy a weekend away in the woods with FOCUS singles ministry!

    Come expecting a relaxing weekend getaway and the chance to connect with new friends!
    There will be something for everyone on this trip: camping newbies welcome! Cook Forest offers exciting hiking trails and a relaxing lazy river to float the day away.
    Cost: $45 (cash only)
    Cost includes campsite rental, dinner on Friday, 3 meals Saturday and breakfast and lunch on Sunday. If you're coming for Saturday and Sunday only, cost is $35. Bring some spending money to chip in on the gas, and for any snacks along the way.
    Deadline to register + pay: Monday, July 10th
    Sign up and pay on Wednesday nights (see Monica or Chris) or email
    and submit your payment to the church office (Attn: Pastor Carrick - Cook Forest Trip)
    Carpool Times from Grace Church:
    Friday, July 14th @ 10AM (includes a lunch stop)
    Friday @ 6PM
    Saturday, July 15th @ 9AM
    Return Sunday @5PM (approx).
    Q: Do I need to be a part of the carpool to come?
    A: No, you are welcome to drive yourself and come at the time convenient to you.
    Q: Is it $45 regardless of when I show up at the campsite?
    A: $45 for Friday, Saturday and Sunday; $35 for just Saturday and Sunday.
    Q: Can I bring my kids?
    A: Yes! This is a kid-friendly event. If you're bringing 2+ kids, please make arrangements to reserve your own campsite so we have enough space for everyone.



  • Sunday, August 27th, 2017 2:00pm - 5:00pm

    Celebrate the End of Summer with FOCUS singles ministry!

    We'll be hosting this event at a home in Columbia Station.
    Enjoy food, games and great conversation as we wind down summer and look forward to time together in the Fall.



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